National Security Strategy (May 2010)

By Polar Research and Policy Initiative

In May 2010, the Obama Administration released a national security strategy document that states:

The United States is an Arctic Nation with broad and fundamental interests in the Arctic region, where we seek to meet our national security needs, protect the environment, responsibly manage resources, account for indigenous communities, support scientific research, and strengthen international cooperation on a wide range of issues.

Read the 2010 National Security Strategy.